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Rakoda

Seafood, Mediterranean, Egyptian
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Alexandria, Egypt
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12:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 04:00
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Doha
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

I order from them once, grilled fish and shrimp, average quality and taste nothing special. I would prefer fish market they have more special dishes.

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Thank Elnadory
Doha, Qatar
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

I'm really interested in their sea food also with a very nice view even restaurant is old but they are satisfying us with their great fish

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Thank Osama_Helaly
cairo
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2014

A good place to have well made seafood by the sea "el corniche". easy to find for strangers. but a bit expensive for the location

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Thank davidrusseleg
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2014

The food was good. I enjoyed the seafood soup the most. Grilled fish was also ok, but I did not like the rice.

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Thank Amina Z
Cairo, Egypt
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2013

This place was great for lunch with the family , they offer a variety of seafood dishes , their staff are decent and helpful enough , the food was above average and the greatest thing in the place is the sea view , I recommend the place specially in the winter if you want a warm seat with a sea... More 

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Thank M-A-Etman
Varese
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329 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2013 via mobile

My intention was to go to the Greek Club, but even with the address in Arabic we couldn't find it, so came across Akoda by accident. And what a wonderful surprise! Fresh fish by the door, you choose, then the method you want it cooked and wallah! Apart from sitting downstairs, and only having a view of the road (there... More 

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Thank Oliver D
Cairo, Egypt
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39 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2012

Located in ElShatby area, Rakoda serves seafood and grills. I ordered Salad and grilled chicken & I have to say I loved both! Grilled chicken I ate there was the best I ever tasted in my entire life.. I could even travel from Cairo to Alex just to go there again :)) High quality food, attention paid to details, friendly... More 

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Thank Mado_Haddad
Cairo, Egypt
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2012

I travelled to Alex with my fiance just to eat fish and come back to Cairo the same day, it wasn't an easy choice coz there are many places to go eat fish & sea food specially in Alex. so after some locals recommendations, we decided to go and it was worth the visit, ONE OF THE BEST i've tried... More 

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Thank Nousha_87
Cairo, Egypt
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2011

Heard a lot about this place, but I have to say my experience fill a LOT short of enjoyment. Service was slow, waiters were not interested, and food gave me a diarrhea

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Thank Monir_Shazly
Edmonton, Canada
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2010

This restaurant is a very good example for a delightful experience in Alexandrian sea food restaurants. The seating is normal, nothing fancy about it, typical egyptian restaurants. Try fried shrimps "head and tail", shrimps in tomato marinar sauce and ask the chef for its soup, and as an excellent appetizer, take the small clamps boiled with oil, lemon & garlic... More 

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Thank Gihad G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Egyptian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 04:00
Monday
12:00 - 04:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 04:00
Thursday
12:00 - 04:00
Friday
12:00 - 04:00
Saturday
12:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alexandria, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Alexandria Governorate  >  Alexandria

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?